-"Imagine a grizzly bear 40 feet tall, geysers exploding close enough to touch and grandeur that exceeds the imagination! Relive it all..." Topics: vhs, Natural Wonder Series, Yellowstone Source: VHS Panasonic AG-1980>Panasonic DMR-E30>CDR via OSX
Created by the Ford Motor Company as a public service in the 1950s, "Vacation Land U.S.A." shows Yellowstone National Park as it appeared in the 1950s. Scenic highlights include mud pots, geysers including Old Faithful, wildlife, and stunning scenery. Since the film was underwritten by Ford, cars from that company are featured throughout -- and the unspoken premise of the film is that this is a destination you can visit via the automobile.This film is part of the Periscope Film... Topics: 1950s, Yellowstone National Park, Ford Motor Company, Old Faithful
byFederal Works Agency. Work Projects Administration
Rain water seeps beneath the earth's surface to form ground water. Diagrams the formation of artesian wells, hot springs, and geysers. "Old Faithful" in Yellowstone Park erupts. Describes the action of acid ground water in forming underground caverns, natural bridges, and petrified forests. Shows the Carlsbad Caverns, New Mexico; Mammoth Cave, Kentucky; Natural Bridge, Virginia; and the petrified forests of Arizona.National Archives Identifier: 12343Local Identifier: 69.29*... Topics: Artesian wells, Mammoth Cave (Ky.), Motion pictures, National parks and reserves, Natural Bridge...